Schools Reforms Latest: In A Nutshell

Isle of Wight Council has today published its latest report on the schools reorganisation for the cabinet to consider at its next meeting on 24 November. This follows on from the formal consultation, which

Friday, 14th November, 2008 2:00pm

By Wendy Varley with one comment

ThWART Meeting Report 22 October

ThWART Meeting Report 22 October

Thanks to Wendy for covering this event in such a thorough and well balanced manner. If you’d like to contribute similar reports, please get in touch with us. Ed This evening I attended the presentation

Thursday, 23rd October, 2008 8:52am

By Wendy Varley with 34 readers' comments

Half-term Fun At Chessell Pottery Barns

Half-term Fun At Chessell Pottery Barns

I love Chessell Pottery. On previous visits we’ve decorated mugs, sugar bowls and my son’s treasured breakfast bowl, which he’s been eating his Bran Flakes out of every morning for the past three years.

Monday, 20th October, 2008 11:04am

By Wendy Varley

Nearly Half Island’s Children On Brink Of Poverty

Nearly Half Island’s Children On Brink Of Poverty

We’d like to welcome new contributor, Wendy Varley, onto the VentnorBlog team. Wendy, a freelance journalist who lives in Yafford, has been a reader of the blog for sometime. We look forward to hearing

Wednesday, 1st October, 2008 3:04pm

By Wendy Varley with 5 readers' comments

Education Reforms: Response to Beynon Letter in The Independent

Education Reforms: Response to Beynon Letter in The Independent

Many thanks to Island parent, Wendy Varley for sending in her response to Steve Beynon’s letter in The Independent this week. Ed The appearance in yesterday’s The Independent of a letter from Steve Beynon, Director

Friday, 18th April, 2008 5:24pm

By Wendy Varley with 17 readers' comments